Olan Ventura graduated from Fine Art program from University of the East in 1998. Since then to date, Olan has mounted 16 solo exhibitions and participated in numerous group exhibitions in various galleries and art spaces in Philippines, Malaysia, and Singapore. Among Olan’s past solo exhibitions are: Black Light, White Shadow at Ayala Museum Manila (2011), Dark Light (2010) and Negative Light (2009) at West Gallery Manila,Toy Box (2009) at TAKSU Kuala Lumpur. Olan Ventura was the recipient of Juror’s Choice Award in the 2005 Philippines Arts Award, and Most Outstanding Alumnus (Arts & Culture) 2007 from University of the East, Manila. Olan Ventura lives and works in Manila, Philippines.